AIR YSSP publications


Liu J, Kiesewetter G, Klimont Z , Cofala J, Heyes C, Schöpp W, Zhu T, Cao G, et al. (2019). Mitigation pathways of air pollution from residential emissions in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region in China. Environment International 125: 236-244. DOI:10.1016/j.envint.2018.09.059.

Limaye V, Schöpp W, & Amann M (2018). Applying Integrated Exposure-Response Functions to PM2.5 Pollution in India. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 16 (1): p. 60. DOI:10.3390/ijerph16010060.


Qin Y, Höglund Isaksson L , Byers E , Feng K, Wagner F , Peng W, & Mauzerall DL (2018). Air Quality-Carbon-Water Synergies and Trade-offs in China’s Natural Gas Industry. Nature Sustainability 1 (9): 505-511. DOI:10.1038/s41893-018-0136-7.

Karambelas A, Holloway T, Kinney PL, Fiore AM, DeFries R, Kiesewetter G, & Heyes C (2018). Urban versus rural health impacts attributable to PM2.5 and O3 in northern India. Environmental Research Letters 13 (6): 064010. DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/aac24d.

Li C, Borken-Kleefeld J , Zheng J, Yuan Z, Ou J, Li Y, Wang Y, & Xu Y (2018). Decadal evolution of ship emissions in China from 2004 to 2013 by using an integrated AIS-based approach and projection to 2040. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 18 (8): 6075-6093. DOI:10.5194/acp-18-6075-2018.

Li M, Klimont Z, Zhang Q, Martin RV, Zheng B, Heyes C , Cofala J, Zhang Y, et al. (2018). Comparison and evaluation of anthropogenic emissions of SO2 and NO2 over China. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 18: 3343-3456. DOI:10.5194/acp-18-3433-2018.

Karambelas A, Holloway T, Kiesewetter G, & Heyes C (2018). Constraining the uncertainty in emissions over India with a regional air quality model evaluation. Atmospheric Environment 174: 194-203. DOI:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2017.11.052.


Zhao ZQ, Bai Z, Winiwarter W , Kiesewetter G, Heyes C, & Ma L (2017). Mitigating ammonia emission from agriculture reduces PM2.5 pollution in the Hai River Basin in China. Science of the Total Environment 609: 1152-1160. DOI:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.07.240.


Hendriks C, Forsell N, Kiesewetter G, Schaap M, & Schöpp W (2016). Ozone concentrations and damage for realistic future European climate and air quality scenarios. Atmospheric Environment 144: 208-219. DOI:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2016.08.026.

Chen Y & Borken-Kleefeld J (2016). NOx Emissions from Diesel Passenger Cars Worsen with Age. Environmental Science & Technology 50 (1): 3327-5851. DOI:10.1021/acs.est.5b04704.


Zheng B, Zhang Q, Borken-Kleefeld J , Huo H, Guan D, Klimont Z , Peters GP, & He K (2015). How will greenhouse gas emissions from motor vehicles be constrained in China around 2030? Applied Energy 156: 230-240. DOI:10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.07.018.

Borken-Kleefeld J & Chen Y (2015). New emission deterioration rates for gasoline cars - Results from long-term measurements. Atmospheric Environment 101: 58-64. DOI:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.11.013.


Chafe ZE, Brauer M, Klimont Z, Van Dingenen R, Mehta S, Rao S, Riahi K, Dentener F, et al. (2014). Household cooking with solid fuels contributes to ambient PM2.5 air pollution and the burden of disease. Environmental Health Perspectives 122 (12): 1314-1320. DOI:10.1289/ehp.1206340.

Chen Y & Borken-Kleefeld J (2014). Real-driving emissions from cars and light commercial vehicles - Results from 13 years remote sensing at Zurich/CH. Atmospheric Environment 88: 157-164. DOI:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.01.040.


Aamaas B, Borken-Kleefeld J , & Peters GP (2013). The climate impact of travel behavior: A German case study with illustrative mitigation options. Environmental Science & Policy 33: 273-282. DOI:10.1016/j.envsci.2013.06.009.

Liu F, Klimont Z , Zhang Q, Cofala J, Zhao L, Huo H, Nguyen B, Schoepp W, et al. (2013). Integrating mitigation of air pollutants and greenhouse gases in Chinese cities: Development of GAINS-City model for Beijing. Journal of Cleaner Production: 25-33. DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2013.03.024.

Gils HC, Cofala J, Wagner F , & Schoepp W (2013). GIS-based assessment of the district heating potential in the USA. Energy 58: 318-329. DOI:10.1016/

Dholakia HH, Purohit P , Rao S, & Garg A (2013). Impact of current policies on future air quality and health outcomes in Delhi, India. Atmospheric Environment 75: 241-248. DOI:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.04.052.

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